The basic physics of fission and fusion weapons
A 1986 paper on the basic physics of fission and fusion weapons. For the time it was pretty advanced. At the time, the young author was able to dicsuss the subject with Dr. George Volkoff at UBC and received guidance by Dr. Carson Mark formerly of Los Alamos. All material presented in this paper represents previously declassified information or educated guesses on the author's part. The more comprehensive Los Alamos Primer is now widely available. This paper was published in the Physsoc Journal, 1985.
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